::: GHFC Children's Ministries :::

GHFC Children's Ministries is dedicated to teaming with families to reach kids
and help them know and experience real life in Jesus! 

Scroll down to encounter more about each area of GHFC Kids!

::: Areas of Ministry :::

  • Nursery (birth - 2 1/2 years)

    We desire to provide a safe and loving environment for the youngest in our church family

    • Available during all Sunday meeting times: *Opens at 8:20, for 8:30am  & 11am services, and 9:45 Sunday school
    • Nursing/Napping rooms located in nursery  
    • Texting connection available
    • Mothers room located off the foyer of the sanctuary
  • Preschool & Kinder

    We desire to build a foundation of faith starting with the littlest of hearts.

    • Sunday Morning Programs: Opens at 8:20 for our 8:30am & 11am services, and 9:45 Sunday School
    • Wednesday Night Life (WNL) For kids 2.5years old through 5th graders, Wednesdays  6:30-8pm
      Games, Music, and interactive Bible Study for our preschool & Kinder ages   **NO WNL March 28th
  • Elementary

    We have a blast digging deeper into God's word with our older kiddos!

    • Sunday Mornings: 8:30am & 11am *Check in at the foyer and enjoy worship as a family till sermon dismissal                             (8:30 kids church meets in C-5, 11am kids church meets in Lindley Hall behind stairs in courtyard)
    • 9:45 Small groups: Check in at the Elementary Check in Center located off the courtyard to the right                       
    • Wednesday Night Life (WNL) Wednesdays 6:30-8pm Wednesday Nights: Games, Worship, and interactive Bible Study for our 1st through 5th graders *Drop off at C-5, pick up in Lindley Hall  **NO WNL March 28th

::: Moms Together :::

For Expectant Mothers through moms of kids in fifth grade.

This is an interactive moms ministry created to connect, equip, and refuel expectant moms through moms of fifth graders!  (September-May) 1st and 3rd Wednesday Nights 6:30-8pm

(*nursery care is available these nights)  **Please join us anytime**

We hope to see you there! Invite a friend!

Cost $30/semester

For ?s or more info Contact: Teri Elfelt (562) 943-7255 or teri@ghfc.org

::: Coming Up :::

Watch here for the latest events coming up for kids and families!       Click here to see our newsletter for March to be in the know!.

Some things to be watching for: 
MARCH 24th Parnell Park Community outreach! Come out to Parnell park's Easter egg hunt event to be in the community and swing by our church's table inviting people to our Easter Services! 11am-2pm  
MARCH 25th: Palm Sunday! We'll have an all church potluck between services
9:45-10:45 Join us for food and fellowship and the VBS 2018 reveal! (no kids programs during the potluck)
MARCH 28th: NO WNL Wednesday Night Life, Enjoy Spring break
MARCH  30th: Good Friday Service 7-8:30pm! Join us as we see God's love and heart through Good Friday and Easter. Kids programming provided Nursery through 5th grade
APRIL 1st: Happy Easter, He is Risen! Join us for Sunday Services 8:30 & 11am with an all church Baptism Celebration between services! (no kids programming during the Baptism)

Contact Teri Elfelt teri@ghfc.org if you want more info or if you'd like to serve with kids in these exciting programs!

::: Join our team :::

We have a team of dedicated servants who love Jesus and Love kids! 

Want to Join us?

If you'd like to join our team please download and fill out this form and turn it in to the church  office or early childhood center.                        

Click here for Children's Ministries Application  

Current Leaders: We're so super thankful for you!

::: Contact Us :::

We Look forward to serving you

Children's Director             Teri Elfelt                teri@ghfc.org

Elementary Coordinator     Josh Grossman       josh@ghfc.org

Preschool Coordinator        Eunice Pop             eunice@ghfc.org

Interim Preschool Coordinator                       Josie Oldenburg                       eoandjo@gmail.com    *While Eunice is on maternity leave

Pictured: Eunice, Teri, Josh